Partnerships BC is structured into strategic service units that support the Company’s project focus and operational requirements: Projects, Finance and Administration, and Client and Stakeholder Engagement.
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Mark Liedemann has been part of the executive team at PBC since 2016 and took on the role of President and CEO in December 2018. In this role, Mark leads the management team responsible for the planning, procurement and implementation of large and complex infrastructure projects in B.C. and throughout Canada. Key responsibilities include corporate strategy as well as shareholder and stakeholder relations.
Mark is committed to developing all of his colleagues at PBC and fostering their success by establishing a culture that allows for growth and learning in a knowledge-based workplace. Mark is also committed to lifelong learning, models excellence and integrity and expects the same from others.
Mark joined PBC in 2008 coming from PricewaterhouseCoopers. In his nearly 20 years of experience in infrastructure, notable projects include Canada Line, Port Mann Bridge, Fort St. John Hospital, Iqaluit International Airport, and BC Hydro Smart Meter.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of British Columbia and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Victoria. Mark earned his designation as a CFA Charter holder in 2003.
Mark’s passions outside of work are fly fishing and playing tennis. Mark is married and has a teenage son.
Chan-Seng Lee joined Partnerships BC in December 2004. As Vice President of Finance and Administration, he is responsible for finance, information technology, human resources and administration for Partnerships BC. He brings 10 years of experience in finance, taxation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory reporting, information technology, human resources and administration and corporate governance to the Company.
Prior to joining Partnerships BC, Chan-Seng was the Chief Financial Officer of CML Global Capital Limited, a publicly-listed international investment firm and an officer of Aspen Properties Ltd. and Consolidated Properties Limited, commercial real estate companies. Prior to this, Chan-Seng worked extensively with private companies in the areas of finance, acquisitions and taxation.
Chan-Seng is a Chartered Accountant and is a current member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. Chan-Seng also holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance from the University of British Columbia.
Jeff Good is Vice President at Partnerships BC, with a focus on the health and social infrastructure sectors. Jeff brings a strong finance, capital markets and procurement background to projects with Partnerships BC’s involvement. Jeff has been involved in the planning and procurement of projects in the health, transportation, and water treatment sectors. Prior to joining Partnerships BC, Jeff worked at the Credit Union Central of British Columbia (CUCBC, now Central 1 Credit Union) as a Financial Risk Management Analyst. Jeff played an active role in all matters of investment policy compliance and management of CUCBC’s $3.5 billion dollar (CDN) portfolio. In addition, Jeff has worked at Toronto-Dominion as a Trader, and at National Bank Financial as an Investment Advisor. Jeff has a Bachelor of Business Administration with a Finance Major from Simon Fraser University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder and past executive member of the board of the CFA Victoria society.
David Hubner is Vice President at Partnerships BC, with a focus on the transportation and utilities sectors. He has a Master of Business Administration (Finance) and an economics degree and spent ten years in the banking sector and corporate finance area prior to his work in procurement. Over the past nine years, David has been involved in a number of major capital projects in the transportation, energy and accommodation sectors that have provided measurable benefits to end users and taxpayers.
Karen Mill joined Partnerships BC in 2002. As Corporate Legal Counsel, she provides advice on corporate legal issues. In addition, Karen is responsible for providing project legal support primarily during the project procurement stage.
Karen articled with the B.C. Ministry of Attorney General and was called to the B.C. Bar in September 1998. She has worked primarily in the B.C. public sector in the area of capital procurement and budgeting and also has a background in information and privacy and corporate law.
Prior to working with Partnerships BC, Karen worked with Capital Division, Treasury Board Staff, B.C. Ministry of Finance, the BC Transportation Financing Authority and the Ministry of Employment and Investment.
Karen has a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Victoria. She is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia and the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries.
Catherine Peacock joined Partnerships BC as an Assistant Vice President in 2019. Prior to joining Partnerships BC, Catherine was a Managing Director at PwC in its Capital Projects and Infrastructure practice and a Senior Vice President in Ernst & Young’s Infrastructure practice where she was involved in numerous major capital projects in the health, transportation and renewables sectors. She also brings 14 years of experience in the UK National Health Service.
Catherine holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Wales. She is a Fellow of the UK Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (1993) and holds a Canadian Professional Accountant (CMA) designation (2013).
Justin Fox is an Assistant Vice President with a focus on the transportation sector. Prior to joining Partnerships BC in 2019, Justin was a Director with the Engineering Projects team at Vancouver Airport Authority (YVR), providing direction for upgrading the airport’s various building and infrastructure assets. Prior to this, he spent over fifteen years in the engineering consulting industry in both the UK and Canada across a broad range of building sectors.
Justin has a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Liverpool, and a Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of Calgary. He is a Chartered Engineer, registered with the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK) and a licensed Professional Engineer in B.C.